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San Diego, CA
10000+ employees
1985
Company - Public (QCOM)
Computer Hardware & Software
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Intel Corporation, MediaTek, Broadcom

Working at Qualcomm

Billions, maybe trillions of times a day…

That’s how often people around the world touch something made better by Qualcomm. It could be the smartphone in your pocket, the tablet on your coffee table, that wireless modem in your ... Read more

Mission: To continually push the boundaries of what's possible in technology.


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2015 (#14), 2014 (#13), 2013 (#38), 2012 (#21), 2011 (#36), 2010 (#25), 2009 (#39)

Highest Rated CEOs: 2014 (#5), 2013 (#8)

Qualcomm Reviews

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  • "Great company"

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    I worked at Qualcomm full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great benefits and compensation packages

    Cons

    Too many long timers with no other external experience. Too top-heavy

    Advice to Management

    Proactive in moving to other revenue streams

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Qualcomm Photos

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Qualcomm Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Qualcomm.

    Interview

    Telephone interview - Resume review and few problems to be solved in C. Basics of networking were asked which included TCP, UDP, and IP protocols. Proficiency in programming languages was tested.

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Qualcomm Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2014
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